A Chartered Accountant by profession, Sam with a career spanning more than 30 years of diverse experience and numerous successful entrepreneurial assignments under his belt.
Sam is the Vice President of Association of Property Professionals (APP) and a National Board member of the National Association of Realtors-India. Earlier this year he attained the prestigious membership of RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors). He also has an HSMI Certification through the National Real Estate Council.
In 1996, when he saw opportunity in Business Process Outsourcing, he promoted CybizCall International Pvt Ltd. In appreciation of his outstanding contribution to the growth of ITES industry, he was asked to preside over the Business Process Industry Association of India where he remained president for 2 consecutive terms and stepped down in 2009 to focus upon his RE/MAX business. He has also been an associate member of NASSCOM in India.
In appreciation of his commendable leadership of RE/MAX in India, Sam has been awarded as the "Most Promising Entrepreneurs of the Year 2009 by Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards; 6 months later, RE/MAX India was awarded "Start up of the Year" at Small Business Awards supported by Ernst & Young and Zee Business.
Owing to his strong entrepreneurial skills and magnificent contribution to the Indian industrial growth, he received numerous memberships of councils and committees like Services Council, Association's Council, Knowledge Mission and Subcommittee on India – EU Bilateral Trade and Investment Agreement (BITA) of the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII). He has also been a former convener of Infrastructure Committee, Haryana State Council at CII.
A commerce graduate from the premier Sri Ram College of Commerce of Delhi University, Sam shares a passion for Books, Sports & Travel. His time management skills have always ensured that he pursues his other passion which is spending time with his family.
Vice Chairman, CybizCorp
A commerce graduate from the prestigious Lady Shri Ram College, Saloni Chopra started her entrepreneurial journey by signing up for a distributorship of XEROX in 1990. Through sheer hard work she became the country's largest distributor for XEROX by the 2nd year of operations.
After successfully running the XEROX business for 5 years, she ventured into Direct Selling & Back Office Agency Business by representing American Express Credit Cards, GE Capital Financial Services, Countrywide, Vodafone, Airtel and several other such national and international brands. In 2000, Saloni along with Sam started one of the first international back office operations of India. Furthermore, she used to run several Cafe Coffee Day kiosks and now runs a Property Management Business.
An active member of the Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry's Ladies Organization, Saloni is an epitome of the ambitious, entrepreneurial and modern woman of today who knows how to balance work, life and home with equal ease. Saloni also likes painting and cooking in her leisure time besides spending time with her two daughters!
Director, F&B Division, CybizCorp
Sana Chopra- daughter of Sam and Saloni Chopra was born and brought up in Delhi, India. She completed her schooling in Business with Maths from the renowned Modern School in Delhi, India and went to Emory University, Atlanta, USA for higher education in the field of Financial Economics, Business Policy and Art History.
Sana has also completed a course in Management Studies from London School of Economics and Political Science, along with having won the most prestigious National xTREME Accounting Case Competition hosted by PricewaterhouseCoopers, USA. She has work experience in cities such as New York, Atlanta, Delhi and Mumbai from multi-national organizations, law firms, advertising and marketing agencies, art galleries, call centers, social committees and educational departments.
She joined CybizCorp in 2013 and she currently handles Training and Development for RE/MAX India and the entire F & B Division for CybizCorp. Her newest venture included acquiring the Master Franchise for all Lazeez Affaire Group restaurants for India.